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How do you spell Pennsylvania?

That is the correct spelling of the proper noun (a US state) "Pennsylvania." Pennsylvania (always capitalize the "P")
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Does Pennsylvania have mountains?

Yes. The Appalachian Mountains run from lower Maine all the way,  diagonally, through Pennsylvania, and through numerous States until  they end just north of Atlanta, Georgi (MORE)

Why is pennsylvania named Pennsylvania?

Pennsylvainia is named pennsylvania because William Penn got a charter from king charles and he wanted to name it "Sylvania" meaning "woods" . Then he put his last name in the (MORE)

Why was Pennsylvania named Pennsylvania?

a Quaker named William Penn came to America to have his own religion. he got the land because the king had owned William's dead fathers money, so instead of giving William his (MORE)

How was Pennsylvania?

Pennsylvania was named after the Quaker William Penn. Penn(William Penn) sylvania(land) Pennsylvania= Penn's land

Why was Pennsylvania found?

William Penn founded Pennsylvania in order to achieved religious  freedom. He wanted a colony where he and fellow Quakers would be  safe from persecution.

What is the topography of Pennsylvania?

It's generally flat around Philadelphia...i believe that's called the Piedmont region. Anyway, the further west you go the more mountainous it gets. Also in the Northeast part (MORE)